Atmore man is jailed on multiple sexual charges

Accused of providing drugs to the juvenile before sexual assaults

An Atmore man is facing several felony charges including sexual assault of a minor and auto theft when he was arrested Nov. 11.

Sylvester Jones, 35, 101 Brown St., was later identified as the driver of a beige Chevrolet Tahoe that pulled up next to a female in an undisclosed location in Escambia County, Fla., between the ages of 12 and 18 around 8 p.m. Oct.3, according to an Escambia County (Fla.) Sheriff's office report.

The female told authorities Jones offered her a ride and he appeared to be high. She said she was offered 'weed' and 'ice,' later clarified as marijuana and methamphetamine....